byRegional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, UC Berkeley
Description: Recollections of a lifetime in Richmond, California. Topics include: schools, Japanese and black communities, Winehaven, whaling, Todd-California Shipyards, WWII era, recruitment of Kaiser shipyard workers, housing, Japanese internment, and redevelopment in the 1960's. Transcript: A family's roots in Richmond: recollections of a lifetime resident: oral history transcript Call Number: BANC MSS 91/45 c; Phonotape 2453 C; Phonotape 3035 C Rights: Copyrighted. Rights are owned by The... Topics: californialightandsound, Dunning, Judith K., Nystrom, Stanley Source: 8 Tapes of 8: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Great solo performances from Rolf-Erik Nystrom and one song with Torturing Nurse. Rolf's solos used unorthodox saxophone ligature techiniques with inventive sound manipulation to create a very visual and dramatic performances. With the addition of Torturing Nurse (Junky & Xu Cheng) in the third song, acoustic and electric were complemented perfectly. At times The sax sounded like part of the electronics only recorgnizable by the breaths between sounds. The encore ended with a short personal... Topics: rolf erik nystrom, bivouac, noise, improvised music china, china noise, china experimental music
Episode of Ben Watson's late Lunch With Out To Lunch originally broadcast live from London's Resonance FM featuring the saxophone of Jack Wright, American improv legend, playing with drummer Johan Nystrom: a gig at Arch 1 in West Ham minidisced by Watson the previous week. Following his programme of exploding assumptions about art which block instinctual response, Watson also polemicises against fatuous "artists" on the show immediately preceding; develops a theory of the... Topics: Audio Esemplasm, Ben Watson, Late Lunch With Out To Lunch, Resonance, Jack Wright, Johan Nystrom,...
SWEDISH MISSION PROJECT This project aims to make available online for the first time archive films and audio recordings on the Swedish Mission (Svenska Missionskyrkan) http://www.missionskyrkan.se/ in East Turkistan (Xinjiang), China. This archive was created by S L James during 2009 with assistance from Dr Enver Tohti and the Swedish Uyghur community as well as Swedish archivists and relatives of the missionaries in Sweden. The Mission was active in Kashgar, Yarkand and Yengi Hissar in East... ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Swedish, Mission, East, Turkestan, Turkistan, Xinjiang, missionaries, China, Christianity, Islam,...